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ADA 101 – Controls in Standard Roll-In Type Shower Compartments

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 608.5.2 text and example pictures2010 ADAS 608.5.2 Controls in Standard Roll-In Type Shower Compartments

In standard roll-in type shower compartments, the controls, faucets, and shower spray unit shall be located above the grab bar, but no higher than 48 inches above the shower floor. Where a seat is provided, the controls, faucets, and shower spray unit shall be installed on the back wall adjacent to the seat wall and shall be located 27 inches maximum from the seat wall.

Advisory 608.5.2 Standard Roll-in Type Shower Compartments. In standard roll-in type showers without seats, the shower head and operable parts can be located on any of the three walls of the shower without adversely affecting accessibility.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Transfer Type Shower Compartments

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 608.2.1 text and example pictures 2010 ADAS 608.2.1 Transfer Type Shower Compartments

Transfer type shower compartments shall be 36 inches by 36 inches clear inside dimensions measured at the center points of opposing sides and shall have a 36 inch wide minimum entry on the face of the shower compartment. Clearance of 36 inches wide minimum by 48 inches long minimum measured from the control wall shall be provided.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Toe Clearance Width

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 306.2.5 code text and example pictures2010 ADAS 306.2.5 Toe Clearance Width

Toe clearance shall be 30 inches wide minimum.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Toe Clearance General

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 306.2.1 code text and example pictures2010 ADAS 306.2.1 Toe Clearance General

Space under an element between the finish floor or ground and 9 inches above the finish floor or ground shall be considered toe clearance and shall comply with 306.2.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Access Aisle Location

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 502.3.4 code text and example pictures2010 ADAS 502.3.4 Access Aisle Location

Access aisles shall not overlap the vehicular way. Access aisles shall be permitted to be placed on either side of the parking space except for angled van parking spaces which shall have access aisles located on the passenger side of the parking spaces.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

 

ADA 101 – Access Aisle Length

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 502.3.2 code text and example pictures2010 ADAS 502.3.2 Access Aisle Length

Access aisles shall extend the full length of the parking spaces they serve.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Access Aisle Width

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 502.3.1 code text and example pictures2010 ADAS 502.3.1 Access Aisle Width

Access aisles serving car and van parking spaces shall be 60 inches wide minimum.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Ramp Landing Length

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 405.7.3 code text and example picturesADAS 2010 405.7.3 Ramp Landing Length

The landing clear length shall be 60 inches long minimum.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Ramp Landing Change in Direction

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 405.7.4 text and example pictures

2010 ADAS 405.7.4 Ramp Landing Change in Direction

Ramps that change direction between runs at landings shall have a clear landing 60 inches minimum by 60 inches minimum.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

ADA 101 – Obstructed High Side Reach

ADA 101 info graphic with ADAS 2010 section 308.3.2 code text and example pictures

2010 ADAS 308.3.2 Obstructed High Side Reach

Where a clear floor or ground space allows a parallel approach to an element and the high side reach is over an obstruction, the height of the obstruction shall be 34 inches maximum and the depth of the obstruction shall be 24 inches maximum. The high side reach shall be 48 inches maximum for a reach depth of 10 inches maximum. Where the reach depth exceeds 10 inches, the high side reach shall be 46 inches maximum for a reach depth of 24 inches maximum.

Citation according to 2010 ADAS. Check your state’s accessibility laws. Some states such as California, Georgia and Florida have additional requirements and standards.

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